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UK Students help select potential targets for the World's cutting-edge space observatory
19 September 2018
UK Students help select potential targets for the World's cutting-edge space observatory

The Institute for Research in Schools (IRIS) are partnering with astronomers from the STFC UK Astronomy Technology Centre (UK ATC) with the aim of identifying potential targets for the James Webb Space Telescope, which will be launched by NASA in 2021.

UK scientists contribute to project to unlock the mysteries of neutrinos and anti-matter
18 September 2018
UK scientists contribute to project to unlock the mysteries of neutrinos and anti-matter

The signal recorded for the first time ever as a cosmic particle travelled nearly 4 meters through liquid argon, inside the newest detector to become operational at CERN, could help explain more about how the universe works and why matter exists at all.

UK contributes to New International Research Infrastructure Plan
11 September 2018
UK contributes to New International Research Infrastructure Plan

The fifth Strategy Report and Roadmap 2018 of the European Strategy Forum on Research Infrastructures has been launched, with substantial contributions from key UK research organisations, reinforcing the importance of the UK as a major global centre of research and innovation.

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